A wedding corset
Object Place: USA
Overall (measured flat overall for storage, with straps up): 57 x 52.4 cm (22 7/16 x 20 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotten sateen with cording and quilting and bone eyelets
Not On View
A wedding corset of white cotton sateen, not boned, but reinforced areas quilted with yellow silk in back stitch through sateen face and heavy cotton twill lining fabric; casing in center front for busk; laced in center back through ivory or bone eyelets, same eyelets for lacing strap extending from back over shoulder to front, in ink on center front: Ann P. Watson. Made by Ann Priscilla Watson.
Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen